Publications

Many of us working at Sandholm Excellence Center continuously publish articles and books about quality, continual improvements and excellence. Some of us spend part of our time as researchers and university professors. Sandholm Excellence Center´s vision is to be in the front line and to contribute to the development of the knowledge in our subject area. In order to do so, writing and publishing is of great importance. Regularly, we also publish interviews with customers and articles about successful quality and improvement activities. 


 

Excellence through Quality Management and Systematic Improvements

Download this document and learn more about quality management, problem solving with Six Sigma, process development with Lean and how to build a successful program for continual improvement and excellence. In this publication you will find both theory and interviews with experienced leaders, quality professionals and improvement specialist.





Lennart Sandholms Memoirs for download

Lennart Sandholm founded Sandholm Associates in 1971 after being the corporate quality director for Electrolux during the 1960s. As a part of the Sandholm Associates 50-year anniversary, we have now digitalized Lennarts memoirs and made them available online. This book will give a deep insight into a significant part of the modern quality development through Lennart's personal experiences and his close friendship with Joseph Juran, Kauro Ishikawa, Noriaki Kano, and other important quality pioneers. In the book, you will also learn about the globalization of quality and quality development in countries like China. You can download the book in English or Swedish for free.